Boy's shirt

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: America

Dimensions

44.5 x 40.3 cm (17 1/2 x 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.938

Medium or Technique

Linen with embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Boy’s linen shirt (now much yellowed), wide square cut neck with narrow embroidered fine linen ruffle on front and shoulder edges of neck, short plain sleeves, slit up sides, drawstrings in front and back of neck, several brown stains; pencilled note on front: “A little shirt of James Edward B. Stevens.”

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. A. E. Taylor